ssh authentication error
xaero at xaerolimit.net
Fri Nov 12 23:26:06 UTC 2010
On Fri, Nov 12, 2010 at 5:58 PM, xSAPPYx <xsappyx at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Thu, Nov 11, 2010 at 10:06, Jerrin <slackmails at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hi,
> > On a mac system i generated the key using ssh-keygen -t dsa and copied
> > .ssh/id_dsa.pub to /home/user/.ssh/authorized_keys on a Freebsd server,
> > it prompts for the password
> Check perms on /home/user/.ssh/authorized_keys
> chmod 640 or 600, not 644
> If that doesn't work, try to ssh with a -v or -vv, that might give you
> more of a clue
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That's the permissions of my authorized_keys, I believe that's 0600, some
systems require a much more restrictive 0400 octal.
-rwxr--r-- 1 chris chris 622B Jun 28 21:36 authorized_keys
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